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  ______________                          |                                     |                             December 31, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 11/2015 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 11/2015
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2013      2014    11/2014   11/2015  % Change   11/2014    9/2015   10/2015   11/2015  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           427.997   434.630   399.327   406.753      1.86   435.897   445.574   443.146   442.056      1.41    0.40
       1 Apparel          39.552    41.103    38.459    46.528     20.98    41.908    47.013    48.402    49.173     17.34    0.06
       2 Non-Apparel     388.445   393.527   360.868   360.224     -0.18   393.989   398.561   394.745   392.883     -0.28    1.46
      11 Yarns            31.384    31.201    28.552    24.998    -12.45    30.811    30.099    29.391    27.646    -10.27    1.92
      12 Fabrics         340.375   349.531   320.375   323.506      0.98   349.777   356.449   353.054   352.662      0.82    5.43
      14 Made Ups / Mis   16.686    12.795    11.941    11.721     -1.84    13.401    12.013    12.299    12.575     -6.17    0.07
      30 Cotton Product   95.776   112.780   102.967   107.508      4.41   111.436   120.035   121.047   117.322      5.28    0.23
      31 Cotton Apparel   19.223    21.496    19.910    24.818     24.65    21.631    24.440    25.549    26.404     22.07    0.06
      32 Cot Non-Appare   76.553    91.284    83.057    82.690     -0.44    89.804    95.595    95.498    90.918      1.24    1.04
      40 Wool Products    11.517    13.635    12.869    12.687     -1.42    13.731    12.911    13.395    13.453     -2.03    0.28
      41 Wool Apparel      7.987     8.341     7.996     8.791      9.94     8.634     8.641     9.016     9.136      5.81    0.25
      42 Wool Non-Appar    3.529     5.294     4.872     3.896    -20.05     5.097     4.270     4.379     4.317    -15.30    0.37
      60 MMF Products    317.326   305.330   280.861   283.300      0.87   307.779   309.105   305.227   307.769     -0.00    0.56
      61 MMF Apparel      10.585     9.983     9.324    11.330     21.50    10.222    12.196    12.165    11.989     17.29    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Appare  306.741   295.346   271.537   271.971      0.16   297.557   296.909   293.062   295.780     -0.60    1.81
      80 S and V Produc    3.378     2.886     2.630     3.257     23.84     2.951     3.522     3.476     3.513     19.03    0.19
      81 S and V Appare    1.757     1.282     1.228     1.590     29.48     1.421     1.735     1.671     1.644     15.74    0.13
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.621     1.604     1.402     1.667     18.90     1.530     1.787     1.805     1.869     22.09    0.32

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    3.283     4.310     4.003     4.297      7.34     4.159     4.861     4.709     4.604     10.71    1.93
     201 Specialty Yarn   15.037    11.169     9.832     8.711    -11.40    10.801    11.332    10.707    10.048     -6.97    3.63
     218 Fab, Color Yar    9.221    11.745    10.764     9.121    -15.27    11.442    11.329    10.896    10.102    -11.71    8.01
     220 Spec. Weave, F    2.959     3.826     3.314     3.753     13.26     3.699     4.173     4.446     4.265     15.30    2.41
     222 Knit Fabric      15.392    15.786    14.360    16.062     11.86    15.770    16.450    16.872    17.488     10.89    2.33
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   99.434   104.713    94.875    93.933     -0.99   103.065   108.014   104.518   103.772      0.69    7.90
     225 Blue Denim Fab   19.386    22.017    19.866    19.614     -1.27    21.112    23.576    23.081    21.765      3.09   28.79
     229 Special Fabric  113.222   106.380   100.014   102.161      2.15   110.501   103.292   103.933   108.527     -1.79    7.63

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   25.398    29.250    26.849    29.558     10.09    29.560    32.138    33.343    31.958      8.11    9.78
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.814     2.175     2.034     2.028     -0.31     2.169     2.204     2.211     2.169     -0.03    2.32
     315 Printcloth Fab    2.779     3.090     2.896     3.098      6.99     3.044     3.658     3.250     3.292      8.18    8.78
     317 Twill Fabric      6.439     7.094     6.062     5.432    -10.39     6.846     7.400     7.065     6.464     -5.58    7.51
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.721     1.696     1.647     1.047    -36.46     1.862     1.282     1.076     1.095    -41.21    3.41
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    3.751     2.910     2.656     3.710     39.70     2.865     3.528     3.744     3.965     38.37    0.13

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.419     1.266     1.182     1.226      3.76     1.215     1.232     1.351     1.310      7.81    0.87
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.586     1.323     1.056     1.421     34.61     1.095     1.718     1.689     1.689     54.26    1.45
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    1.266     2.005     1.962     0.765    -61.02     2.112     0.802     0.787     0.807    -61.79    0.90
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.245     1.253     1.224     0.933    -23.77     1.256     0.890     0.972     0.962    -23.42    0.26

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.751     1.191     1.169     0.283    -75.79     1.193     0.506     0.572     0.305    -74.46    0.12
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    9.857    12.473    11.680     9.894    -15.29    12.713    11.458    11.355    10.687    -15.93    5.77
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.308     3.101     2.895     3.974     37.23     3.112     3.799     3.963     4.179     34.27   10.74
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.095     4.430     3.998     3.563    -10.87     4.375     3.984     3.970     3.996     -8.67    2.01
     620 Oth Synth Fila   14.001    15.865    14.290    13.589     -4.90    15.021    15.863    15.319    15.165      0.96    2.33
     622 Glass Fabric      7.662     6.798     5.969     6.281      5.23     6.584     7.771     7.648     7.109      7.98    4.62
     659 Oth. MMF App.     2.189     1.553     1.408     2.029     44.13     1.683     1.949     2.063     2.174     29.19    0.05
     666 Other Furnishi    1.761     1.785     1.763     1.790      1.50     2.066     1.661     1.766     1.811    -12.35    0.04
     669 Other MMF Manu    6.987     4.399     4.083     3.157    -22.68     4.722     3.602     3.492     3.473    -26.46    0.29

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.173     0.069     0.062     0.245    295.45     0.062     0.244     0.262     0.252    306.91    4.18